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Building, painting and finishing aircraft models of all scales.

Westland Wessex Walk Around

by Gary Radford on January 2, 2018 in Aviation -- 11 Comments

Pictures of a Westland Wessex helicopter at Bournemouth Air Museum in the U.K

1/32 Hasegawa Bf-109G-6 “Black 10”

by Tolga ULGUR on January 2, 2018 in Aviation -- 17 Comments

Here is my 1/32 Hasegawa Bf-109G-6 with the markings of Black 10 of IV./JG54, Dorpat, Soviet Union (Estonia), early 1944. Cockpit modified with MDC cockpit set as usual. Other modifications are: -Masterdetails horizontal stabilizators -Quickboost exhausts -Barracudacast wheels -Barracudacast Spinner […]

straight wing fictional F4U

by Job Conger on January 1, 2018 in Aviation -- 5 Comments

I occasionally modify kits for the fun of it. Here’s an example. Wheels are up, Buffalo and Wildcat style. I’m beginning to put together an IModeler Group that I hope will steer AeroKnow Museum friends in the direction of iModeler […]

Pilatus PC 21, 1/32 Scale, Scratch Build, Part 3.

by Marc Barris on January 1, 2018 in Aviation -- 14 Comments

Well, here is part 3 of the build, things are moving quite swiftly and needless to say I am having some serious fun. Apart from my husband duties, like going to the beach and chatting with the Wife, I have […]

GWH MiG-29 9-12 Late Red-35

by Christian Ristits on January 1, 2018 in Aviation -- 8 Comments

Hello my friends, some pics of my recently finished MiG-29 which is a comission build for a collector…Hope you like it and I wish you all a happy new year! Christian

Glamorous Glennis (in 48th scale)

by Michael Drover on January 1, 2018 in Aviation -- 19 Comments

Hi folks and a happy 2018 to you all. This is the Bell X-1 “Glamorous Glennis” named after his wife as flown by Chuck Yeager on the 14th of October 1947 for its historic supersonic flight, the first manned aircraft […]

A Diorama entitled ‘Pause beendet, zurück zur Arbeit!’ (Break finished, back to work)

by Derek Austin on December 31, 2017 in Aviation -- 26 Comments

This is by far my most ambitious project so far. The diorama was born from the Revell 1/32 scale kit of the FW 190 F-8 and the superb range of Eduard resin and PE that was available for it. Having […]

James O. Howard’s “Ding Hao!” – Tamiya P-51B

by Tom Cleaver on December 31, 2017 in Aviation -- 9 Comments

The Tamiya kit, OOB, with Aeromaster decals. James O. Howard and “Ding Hao!”: Born in China, the son of Methodist missionaries, James O. Howard joined the U.S. Navy in 1938. After graduating from flight school at Pensacola, Ensign Howard was […]

A Monogram P-51D

by Tom Cleaver on December 31, 2017 in Aviation -- 3 Comments

Proof you don’t have to have the latest kit to get a nice model, if you’re willing to put in the work. About 15 years ago, a friend gave me a bunch of old kits that he figured were good […]

Trumpeters Wellington Mk III.

by Ulf Lundberg on December 31, 2017 in Aviation -- 17 Comments

Hi friends! I guess some of you know that this build was my “FRYING PAN CHALLENGE”. Are you ready for THE FRYING PAN CHALLENGE! Yesterday was spent planting grass on the base plate. As you can see, I made some […]